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ATLANTIC CITY-The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit in cooperation with the Atlantic City Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of an Atlantic City man, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Atlantic City Police Department responded to ShotSpotter at 5:13 a.m., this morning in the area of Presbyterian Ave., where Demond Tally, …

MAYS LANDING- A Mays Landing man has been indicted for attempting to lure two minors into his vehicle, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Talal L. Aridi, 35, was indicted by an Atlantic County Grand Jury on Jan. 30, 2019, for the following charges: Two Counts of second degree Attempt to Lure or Entice …

MAYS LANDING- A law was signed on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, by Gov. Phil Murphy that requires the NJ Attorney General’s Office to take over investigations from county prosecutor’s offices of fatal police-involved shootings of individuals or other fatal incidents with police officers. County prosecutors have previously handled the investigations of fatal police involved shootings …

MAYS LANDING- A Hammonton man and woman have been charged with drug offenses, following the culmination of an ongoing narcotics investigation by the newly formed High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Task Force – Atlantic City Division, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner. “The resources of the Liberty Atlantic HIDTA, Atlantic City Division offer our …

MAYS LANDING– A 31 year-old Northfield man was sentenced Friday morning, following a December conviction for charges connected to a home invasion and burglary in Northfield, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Kevin L. White Jr. was sentenced on Friday to nine years in New Jersey state prison and must serve 85 percent of …

MAYS LANDING— Exactly two years ago today, the remains of a man were found along the wood line of an undeveloped private property at 1201 Doughty Road. The investigation by the ACPO Major Crimes Unit into this man’s death continues, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. The remains were found in the area of …

MAYS LANDING— A Pleasantville High School teacher has been charged in connection with an unlawful sexual relationship she had with a Pleasantville High School student, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Friday, January 18, 2019, Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Det. Daniel Choe arrested Pleasantville High School teacher, Jessica R. Gaeckle, 30, of Galloway Township, in …

MAYS LANDING— It was 35 years ago today, on Thursday, January 14, 1984, that the body of 7 year-old Gary Grant Jr. was found at Atlantic City’s 100 block of North California Avenue in an abandoned lot just two blocks from Gary Grant Jr.’s home. The boy had been missing since January 12, 1984 and …

MAYS LANDING –An Atlantic City man has pleaded guilty in connection to the March 2017, fatal stabbing of 38-year-old Daimyen S. Mortimore, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Faheem Harris, 36, pleaded guilty to first degree Aggravated Manslaughter on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, before Judge Jeffrey Waldman. Harris will serve 12 years in New …

MAYS LANDING- A Philadelphia man is charged in connection to the shooting death of a 21 year-old man on Friday night, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. At 8:44 p.m., Friday Jan. 4, 2019, Atlantic City Police received a 911 call for a shooting at the Sunset Inn, reporting that a man had been …